Directors & Advisors

We try not to take life too seriously.

The Byway Association is driven by a group of volunteer board members that work closely with a variety of partners in the area. Please Contact Us if you are interested in the board.

Association Board

  • Jim Bergquist
  • Ron Heil
  • Cindy Mercer-Nelson, Chair
  • Rod Nelson
  • Carol Ottoson, Treasurer
  • Lynn Scharenbroich, Director Emeritus
  • Keith Simar
  • Ryan Sjoblad

USACE REPRESENTATIVES:
Jason Hauser
Corrine Hodapp

Advisors:
Judd Brink, Birds of the Byway
Nicole Lalum, Explore Minnesota Tourism
Kathy Moore, Minnesota S'Mores Capital
Mary Plein, JM Plein Consulting
Paul Thiede, Crow Wing County Commissioner